Elizabeth Nolan

Senior legal project manager


Elizabeth is a senior legal project manager with extensive experience of managing large and complex projects. Her role includes all aspects of project management, from strategy and planning to implementation and delivery, as well as post-project support.

In addition to having specific project management qualifications and expertise, Elizabeth is also a qualified solicitor, enabling her to draw on the analytical skills and process driven approach developed during more than ten years in practice as a (non-pensions) lawyer before she joined Sackers.

Elizabeth’s recent project experience includes:

  • governance – co-ordinating the novation of over 600 contracts as part of a cross-firm project involving three large UK pension schemes moving to a common trustee board
  • investment – co-ordinating the actual transfer of over 75 multi-million pound international investment funds held in one investment manager’s portfolio from one legal entity, previously held by the outgoing trustee, to the newly established common trustee board
  • managing multiple ongoing industry-wide collaborative research and comparative data projects considering “value for money” for IGCs and their providers
  • governance – co-ordinating the preparation and execution of more than 100 deeds of amendment for a multi-employer pension scheme.

Memberships and Qualifications


PRINCE2© Practitioner and foundation certificates in project management, 2018

Qualified solicitor: 2004, England and Wales

Membership of professional bodies:

Association for Project Management (Full member) MAPM